Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty was thrilled to join Mexico Sotheby’s International Realty at the grand opening of their new offices in Polanco, Mexico City, as RSIR’s Owner & CEO Dean Jones, and Residential Resort Specialist Stephanie McMahon, flew down to join in the multi-day festivities and connect with other event attendees from around the globe.
On Friday, May 11th, avid golfers and travelers joined a collective of real estate brokers for a fiesta at the Golf Club at Newcastle to learn more about Baja’s Next Move: Danzante Bay at the Islands of Loreto. The sun came out and there was a warm Baja breeze as close to one hundred invitees sipped margaritas while the sounds of Latin music and stories of Baja travel danced through the air. The event was co-hosted by Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty brokers Sean Nielsen and Stephanie McMahon, who were thrilled to share the opportunity and mix and mingle with guests.
Last Saturday, many gathered to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, which commemorates the Mexican Army's victory of the French at the Battle of Puebla on May 5th, 1862. For most, the day included parades, food, music and dancing. As we reflect on the fun of the weekend's festivities, we decided to keep the celebration going with an exclusive look at Danzante Bay.
While 30,000 feet in the sky this month, passengers of Alaska Airlines flights will be able to learn about a home design trend that is gracing residences from Danzante Bay, Mexico to Seattle, Washington: a fusion of in and outdoor living spaces. The March 2018 edition of Alaska Beyond magazine looks at examples in Danzante Bay at the Islands of Loreto, among others.
In the March 2018 issue of GOLF Magazine, readers were invited to step onto Danzante Bay Golf Course for a golf experience for those that “crave explanation points” within “an undiscovered jewel.” Though architect Rees Jones says he “thought he’d seen it all,” things changed when he arrived at Danzante Bay.
Like Mauna Kea, Danzante Bay is hardly a one-hole experience. The bulk of the front nine - holes 2-8 debuted in December - wanders through towering buttes and rocky spires of the Sierra de la Giganta mountains. The flatter par-5 12th and par-3 13th holes dance through subtle sand dunes, ending at greens near the beach.
"From the lofty perch of the par-3 17th hole at Danzante Bay Golf Club one can view a Sea of Cortez panorama that Jacques Cousteau once proclaimed 'The Aquarium of the World. You don't want to leave. You want to play this hole over and over," writes David Holland of Golf Vacations Magazine.
In the December 2016 issue of Travel Dreams Magazine, reporter Tim C. gets the inside scoop on tequila with Oscar Torres, Villa del Palmar's very own sommelier. If his title wasn't credit enough, you could always look at his birth certificate: Torres was born in Tequila, Mexico. As the resident tequila
The location of Rees Jones' latest golf course is surprising, and not only because of the breathtaking views. "This, I think, is the most diverse landscape of any golf course in the world," states Jones confidently, emphasizing the impressive nature of the course's 17th hole.
Rees Jones was born into the game of golf. He learned to play as a youngster, competing as a junior golfer, in college and while in the arm and grew up traveling with his family to golf courses all over the world and worked in the summers for his father, renowned golf course architect Robert Trent Jones.